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The Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, with Higher Education Administration emphasis, prepares students to pursue a career in colleges and universities or the many organizations that study, support, or address higher education-related issues.Learn More
This unique, dual master’s degree program in education and social work equips higher education leaders to break down the barriers that hinder student success. Concentrations are available in mental health and substance misuse, as well as community and administrative practice.Learn More
Already planning to pursue a Ph.D. in Education? Start your doctoral work earlier with this unique, bachelor-to-doctoral degree offering.Learn More
Our fully online Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, with Principal Certification, is designed for those with an interest in improving student achievement, teacher performance and organizational effectiveness of schools and higher education institutions.Learn More
Have a master's degree? You may be eligible to take 18 additional hours through our department and earn the credentials needed to become a campus principal or an assistant principal.Learn More
Engage PK(prekindergarten)-12 and higher education students and faculty in leadership and intellectual development of individuals seeking to understand and advance PK-20 educational leadership practice, policy, and research.
Student Success: Ensuring emphasis on student learning and success, from initial introduction through degree/certificate completion.
Program Quality: Developing and maintaining high quality programs, with an eye on innovation and adaptability.
Collegiality: Promoting integrity, transparency, and mutual respect in interactions and communications among faculty, staff, and students.
Collaboration: Promoting internal and external collaborations to strengthen our viability and serve our stakeholders.
Inclusion: Creating a space that is inclusive of individual identities, backgrounds, and perspectives and one that embodies social justice.
Leadership Development: Advancing the expansion and improvement of students, staff, and faculty’s leadership skills.
Scholarship: Actively engaging in the transformation of PK-12, community college, and higher education
In addition to our Ph.D., Graduate, and Leadership Certificate/Minor programs, we are proud to offer a Principal Certification Only program for those who have a master’s degree and want to move into school leadership and administration.
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The department's Center for Educational Research Policy and Practice has prepared an online resource sheet to support and assist school leaders with long-term responses during crisis events. These resources are designed to aid students, teachers, staff, administrators, and leadership.
To make a gift to our ELPS Special Project and Scholarship Fund or the HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution) Graduate Leadership Fund, click the button below and select "ELPS Special Project and...